Get the Finder app 🥳

Track your credit score

Free

World2Cover travel insurance

Heading overseas? Compare World2Cover Travel Insurance and see if it's right for you.

Updated

Fact checked
World2Cover Travel Insurance

We’re committed to our readers and editorial independence. We don’t compare all products in the market and may receive compensation when we refer you to our partners, but this does not influence our opinions or reviews. Learn more about Finder.

Important:

Travel insurance rules continue to change as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. We’re working hard to keep up and make sure our guides are up to date, however some information may not be accurate during the pandemic. It’s even more important to double-check all details that matter to you before taking out cover. Please know that some policies may not be available through Finder at this time. Here are some helpful tips:
    • If you're buying a policy today, it's unlikely that you'll be covered for any coronavirus-related claims
    • If your travel plans go against government advice, your policy will most likely be voided and you won't be covered

    With wide protection for the mishaps that might take place while you’re on holidays (or before you even board a plane), World2Cover has four policies so you only pay for what you need. Plus, kids and grandkids under 25 travelling with you are included for free.

    Compare travel insurance from World2Cover

    warning Finally, some good news! Domestic travel is picking up, so some insurers have started offering cover again 🦘
    Just remember, you won't be covered for any pandemic related claims if you do take out domestic travel insurance.
    International travel insurance is limited and sometimes unavailable at this point.

    Made a search before? Retrieve your search results

    At least one destination is required
    Both dates are required
    Add more travellers
    Enter the age of each traveller between 0 and 99
    At least one destination is required
    Starting date is required
    Add more travellers
    Enter the age of each traveller between 0 and 99

    Type or Select your destination(s)

    Popular Destinations

    Americas
    Asia
    Europe
    Pacific
    Africa
    Can't find your destination? Just type it in the box above.
    LoadingNot long to go now …

    DID YOU KNOW

    • You can filter your results to customise your cover!
    • You can choose from Basic, Standard or Comprehensive Cover
    LoadingNot long to go now …

    DID YOU KNOW

    • You can filter your results to customise your cover!
    • You can choose from Basic, Standard or Comprehensive Cover

    Summary of World2Cover's Comprehensive policy

    Overseas Medical and Hospital ExpensesUnlimited
    Cancellation and Amendment FeesUnlimited
    Luggage and Personal Effects$15,000
    Maximum Age Limit75

    Table updated June 2020

    Finder’s favourite features

    1. Get cheaper travel insurance for your family with kids up to 25 years old covered for free
    2. Avoid out-of-pocket costs with the option to reduce your excess to $0
    3. Easy comparison of policies with only three levels of cover for international travel

    What type of policies does World2Cover offer?

    aircraft

    Top

    World2Cover’s most comprehensive level of cover. This includes cover for medical and dental costs and lost luggage compensation, as well as special event cover and rental vehicle excesses.

    heart

    Essentials

    This is a slightly scaled-down version of Top cover, with unlimited medical cover, but lower maximum limits on most benefits.

    location pin

    Basic

    The simplest form of cover on offer. Provides unlimited medical expenses, some luggage replacement cover, and legal liability, but few other features.

    world

    Domestic

    This policy is similar to what you’d receive under the Essentials plan, while excluding medical and hospital expenses.

    World2Cover review of benefits

    We’ve summarised the four policies you can obtain from World2Cover in the table below, with the benefits each one provides.

    BenefitsTopEssentialsBasicDomestic
    Overseas medical + hospitalUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
    Overseas dental$2,000$2,000$500
    Funeral expenses overseas$20,000/person$15,000/person$10,000/person
    Luggage$15,000$7,500$2,000$7,500
    Travel documents$3,000$1,500
    Emergency expensesUnlimited$25,000$5,000$25,000
    Travel delay$3,000$1,500
    $1,500
    Special events$5,000$2,000
    Luggage delay$750$500
    $500
    Legal liability$10,000,000$10,000,000$10,000,000$10,000,000

    Table updated June 2020

    What options can I add on to my World2Cover travel insurance?

    With Domestic, Essential or Top travel insurance, you have the choice of additionally purchasing the ski and winter sports package. For an added premium, you will receive cover for:

    • Equipment hire and equipment replacement, as well as lost lift pass replacement costs.
    • Travel passes, ski hires and similar you can’t use the full duration of due to illness or injury.
    • Piste closures, bad weather, and avalanches.

    What won’t be covered by my policy?

    Before purchasing any insurance plan, you should always take careful note of the specific exclusions that apply to each policy. In general, however, World2Cover will never honour a claim if:

    • You are deemed to be acting irresponsibly at the time of the incident, or if you or a travelling companion are under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
    • You are doing something illegal or breaking any regulation or law when the issue arises.
    • You’re driving a vehicle without the proper licence for the country you’re in, or are a passenger on a motorcycle or similar with someone unlicensed driving.
    • You went ahead with travel plans despite official warnings from the government or mass media.
    • Your claim relates to a pre-existing medical condition you either did not inform World2Traveller about or which wasn’t approved.
    • You were participating in risky sports or activities (e.g. mountaineering, rodeos).

    How do I contact World2Cover?

    Emergency response: +612 8055 1683
    Start your claim online: https://webapps.tokiomarine.com.au/WTCC/Account/Register
    General enquiries: +61 2 9225 7599

    More guides on Finder

    Ask an Expert

    You are about to post a question on finder.com.au:

    • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
    • finder.com.au is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
    • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
    • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked

    Finder only provides general advice and factual information, so consider your own circumstances, or seek advice before you decide to act on our content. By submitting a question, you're accepting our Terms of Use, Disclaimer & Privacy Policy and Privacy & Cookies Policy.

    2 Responses

    1. Default Gravatar
      JonathanJune 21, 2018

      Can you provide a list of Travel Insurers for someone over the age of 72 years who travels regularly and for long periods between Adelaide and Denpasar, Bali?

      Thanks.

      • Avatarfinder Customer Care
        JeniJune 22, 2018Staff

        Hi Jonathan,

        Thank you for getting in touch with finder.

        It is recommended to get an annual travel insurance for someone who travels a lot in a year to save more on your trips.

        Kindly go through this page to see list of insurers that would suit your needs.

        I hope this helps. Please feel free to reach out to us if you have any other enquiries.

        Thank you and have a wonderful day!

        Cheers,
        Jeni

    Go to site